What People Are Saying
With His Playful Musical Style And Cozy, Comfortable Approach, It's No
Wonder Kids (And Parents) Love Rockin' With Andy!
Just a couple of years ago, Andrew Baum would never have imagined himself spending his days making music for children and their families. Today, he can't imagine doing anything else. Baum, known to his pint-sized fans as Andy - as in Rockin' With Andy - travels throughout New York City and the tri-state area with his guitar, bringing friends and families together through fun, lighthearted music at playgroups and birthday parties.
- New York Family Magazine
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- Although Andy plays at Big City Moms events and is a favorite at birthday parties around town, the best way to combine time with your mommy friends and music for baby is to get your own Rockin' with Andy playgroup together. Andy comes to your apartment with a suitcase full of musical props and puppets for your kids to shake, rattle and roll with.
Big City Moms LOVES Rockin With Andy! (and so does my daughter Sami!)
He knows just how to get the crowd going...and the adults enjoy him too!
It's obvious that Andy loves what he does....Putting smiles on
children's faces and introducing them to music with fun toys and great
tunes. Rockin with Andy is always a blast!
- Leslie Venokur, Co-Founder Big City Moms, Inc.
Andy is one of the most talented musicians I know. His repertoire is
vast, and his energy for sharing music is warm, engaging and
sophisticated, he meets children at a level of respect. He sings from
the heart and inspires you to join him!
- Natalie Cronin, National Early Childhood Development Director for Kidville
I was in a Rockin' with Andy playgroup for over a year and it was my
favorite activity of the week. Andy's musical mix of adult and kid
friendly faves guaranteed a good time for all. The kids had a blast
dancing and playing with the props he provides and the moms got to
chat - what more could you ask for from a mommy & me activity?
- Robin Saks Frankel, Founder, CribNotesBaby.com
I wanted to send you a picture of my kids in their favorite t-shirt! It's their favorite shirt and I really believe it's because they associate it with all of your great classes. They also love music and I am so happy they they got into it as early as they did. Thanks for everything you do.
- Adam & Family (New York, NY)
I just wanted to thank you again for playing at Hailey's birthday party last Saturday! You were awesome! People are still asking me who the entertainment was even the adults without kids! You really made Hailey's bday party special for her.
- Laura (New York, NY)
Thank you so much for everything. Everyone commented on how great you were! (It was definitely the best 1 year old party I have ever been too.:) I will be sure to keep you in mind when I do kid events in the future. My boss also really liked you so you have both of us on board :)
Thanks so much again!
Dana (New York, NY)
The pleasure was all ours!! THANK YOU for being such a great person to be around, for someone that is so talented, and someone that enjoys children and it shows!! My husband and I were just saying that your visit was the best! Lauren is still talking about you today and everyone raved about you!
Really, it was so nice to meet you and thank thank you for making our Lauren's 2nd birthday very special!! Next time, I will make sure I delegate more and spend the whole time listening to you and watching my Lauren have the time of her life! Whenever possible, I will make sure to refer you to others....
Keep it up if you can. Your talent is truly a gift to others!!
- Meg (Summit, NJ)
We really enjoyed having you as part of Tyler's first birthday
celebration! As you could see from Holly's greeting we hold you
in the highest regard. It is a pleasure listening you play and see
you entertain the kids! We look forward to seeing you again soon!
All the best,
Claudia (New York, NY)
I just wanted to thank you for doing an amazing job at skylar's bday
party! Everyone commented on how great you were! I hope you get some
phone calls from people in the future! You did a great job and skylar,
and all her friends, and all the parents thoroughly enjoyed it! thanks
again for an awesome party!
- Shawn (Westfield, NJ)
Thank YOU! You were just wonderful and everyone is still raving about the music. Thanks for making Caleb's day so special. It was wonderful to meet you as well it felt like we had known each other for years!
- Lara (New York, NY)
Thank you so much!! Everything was great...you are so talented. We totally loved having you there...all of my friends raved at how fab you are...
Stacey (Bedford, NY)
Andy you were soooo great on Saturday! Thank you for making our
party so much fun! You are such a great entertainer for both adults
and kids. Your voice is amazing and your presence is awesome!
Everyone was raving about you! Thanks again for making our son's
birthday so special for us.
I'm trying to recruit enough people to get a class together this winter...hopefully i will be successful!
- Carmela (New York, NY)
Thank you so much for a wonderful party Sunday... We had a great time!!
- William (Woodcliff Lake, NJ)
Thank you so much for performing at our son's first birthday party. You were amazing! Everyone had a blast. You really made the party, and I wouldn't have had it any other way. We really hope to see you again.
All the best,
Allison (New York, NY)
Thanks again for your wonderful music at Jake's Baptism/Naming! I appreciate you taking the trip out to New Canaan.
- Janet (New Canaan, CT)
Thank you so much for being part of our special day. You were fantastic
and Saige LOVED singing and dancing with you! I am sure we will see each
All the best,
Stephanie (New York, NY)
Thanks so much! You are such a great guy! No wonder everyone loves u
Julie (Caldwell, NJ)
Thanks for the nice note.....we really really enjoyed having you there yesterday, you were a big hit!! Everyone was raving about how fun it was to have you play. The best part was watching Olivia enjoy it and sing along! And she is available most weekends if you need to take her along to get the crowd going at your other parties :) , all she'll want in return is cake.
- Lisa (Suffern, NY)
Thank you so much for making Jadyn's 1st Birthday party amazing! Everyone at the party thought you were great. Jadyn had such a good time! You rock :o)
All the best,
Dana (New York, NY)
Thank you again for coming, We all had a great time. My two year old Addison couldn't stop talking about the music man and all the songs we sung she really had a great time. Makenzy did as well. Thank you for making Makenzy's party a blast.
- Rachael (Centerreach, NY)
I'm sure you hear this all the time, but you made Emma's party great. Thank you for the wonderful singing, your incredibly positive spirit and for being such an amazing part of her big day. Emma hasn't stopped talking about you (or singing) -- we so hope to cross paths again soon. Thank you, thank you!
Riva (New York, NY)